Daily Kickoff: Traveling in Africa, Ivanka talks ‘Jexodus’ | Rep. Lois Frankel on her Jewish identity | Preparing a Passover feast for 1,000

Thursday, April 18, 2019

 Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox Ed note: News cycle permitting, the Daily Kickoff will be on holiday mode…

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Rep. Frankel hopes Israel doesn’t become like Saudi Arabia in Congress

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Congresswoman Lois Frankel represents Florida’s 21st district, which includes communities along the south-eastern coast of the state. A long-time public servant, she spent 14 years in the Florida…

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Daily Kickoff: Dermer confident Trump plan will address Israel’s vital concerns | Meet Rep. Susan Wild | Susan Wojcicki, most measured person in tech

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox WHITE HOUSE SCENE — U.S. Special Envoy for Monitoring and Combating Anti-Semitism Elan…

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Rep. Susan Wild is old school in the new Congress

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

It’s been over a year and a half since Representative Susan Wild started her journey representing Pennsylvania’s 7th district — the Lehigh Valley — in the halls of…

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Dermer: Trump peace plan will take Israel’s ‘vital interests’ into account

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer addressed the much-anticipated Trump Mideast peace plan in remarks at the White House pre-Passover reception held in the Indian Treaty Room at the Eisenhower…

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Ocasio-Cortez: Cutting aid to Israel in wake of annexation ‘on the table’

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

 Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) suggested that U.S. policy toward Israel should change after Netanyahu’s proposed annexation in an interview on Yahoo News’s ‘Skullduggery’ podcast, hosted by investigative journalists Michael…

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Daily Kickoff: Leon Black’s media moves | On Israel, Kamala Harris seeks to separate from pack | Pulitzer Prize for Pittsburgh Tree of Life coverage

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

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House Problem Solvers Caucus announces support for anti-BDS resolution

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The bipartisan House Problem Solvers Caucus put its weight behind a resolution condemning the  Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel and in support of a two-state…

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Daily Kickoff: WH to host Jewish leaders | Stu Eizenstat calls out Beto for blasting Bibi | Why Matthew Bronfman avoids regulated Israeli businesses

Monday, April 15, 2019

Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox JI SCOOP ― The White House will hold a meeting with American Jewish…

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House Republicans urge Trump to end Iranian oil waivers

Friday, April 12, 2019

Iranian oil exports must end, Congressional Republicans urged in a letter to President Trump on Friday, ahead of a May deadline to renew oil waivers. House Republican Conference…

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